Army and Navy Academy

Army & Navy Academy is a College Preparatory Boarding & Day School that prepares boys in Grades 7-12 for success in college and far beyond. For over a century, the Academy`s emphasis on responsibility, accountability, and motivation has provided a life-changing experience for young men.
Students benefit from having a greater degree of structure, motivation and discipline in their daily routine.
Students gain life skills in time management, goal-setting, communication skills, and leadership.

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School Overview

School TypeMilitary School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Military Colleges and Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Not Available (School did not report any membership associatons).
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1910
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students320 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
Students by Grade Army and Navy Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
47%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses17 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics C, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. Government, AP U.S. History
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$42,800
Tuition NotesBase tuition does not include books, uniforms, incidentals, and special programs.
% on Financial Aid
27%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
73%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDarrin Knox
Admissions AssociateVictor Traycey

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDrill Team,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseRiflery,
SoccerSurf Team,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Anti-Bullying, ASB, Astronomy, Aviation, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Community Service Club, Computer Science, Forensics Club, Garden Club, Harvard Model Congress, International Club, Key Club, Letterman's Club, Multi-Cultural Club, National Honor Society, Peer Counseling, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
ANA TV Production, Band & Jazz Club, Marching Band, Music Composition on MAC, Photography

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Strength & Conditioning, Surf Team, Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Confident, independent, and resilient are just some of the words that describe the Army and Navy Academy student.
  • Located on the coast in San Diego County, California, Army and Navy Academy is truly unique.
  • Surfing, Varsity and JV sports, and outdoor activities offer fun and challenge. 
  • Our college preparatory curriculum is catered to the ways that boys learn best both inside and outside the classroom. 
  • As a Gurian Model School, the interactive lessons, small class sizes, personal attention, and formal leadership training motivate students to reach their full potential.
  • As a private military school with a JROTC program, cadets are educated to a set of core values that shape all aspects of life. Honesty, integrity, respect, responsibility, compassion, and gratitude are the cornerstones.
  • Most students matriculate to traditional colleges and universites; however, a small percentage attend top service academies or attend ROTC universities. 
  • The Academy is a private nonprofit institution. 

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